March 2017

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Pakistan is an emerging tech industry with more people realizing its importance and investing in its potential. With the growth in this sector powered by a number of private institutions and the government itself, even foreign investments are making their way towards the market.

Six Startups in Pakistan that got Funding in 2016

KARACHI, March 15, 2017: The year of 2016 was unremarkable in terms of the funding ecosystem. Just a few startups managed to secure seed investments and even fewer made it to later-stage funding rounds. But some bright stars blazed a trail for others to follow in 2017. And, with Pakistan’s strong GDP growth, an educated English-speaking workforce, and widespread internet penetration; the foundations are there for a larger group to

Faysal Bank Car Finance, Audi Pakistan and IGI Insurance enters into Strategic Alliance

Karachi, 6th March 2017: Faysal Bank Limited (FBL), one of the leading banks in Pakistan, joins hands with Audi Pakistan and IGI Insurance to offer incredible discounts and value added services to their customers. As a part of Strategic Alliance between Faysal Bank and Audi Pakistan, customers will avail unprecedented offers in terms of car financing markup rates, fast track processing, waivers in processing charges, priority vehicle delivery along with

Lawn Attires Launch From Big Fashion Brands of Pakistan

The wait is over! The fashion giants of Pakistan bring out lawn collection for 2017. Pakistani Women wait eagerly for this time when their favorite brands unveil the lawn apparel collection. Summer season dominates over all seasons in Pakistan, so lawn fever is never ending. Trends and styles have changed radically with a blend of various fabrics and vivacious colors, making the lawn attires perfect for using as party wear

UBL Funds awarded Management Association of Pakistan’s Corporate Excellence Award 2016

PAKISTAN, Karachi, 2 March 2017:  UBL Fund Managers Limited (UBL Funds), managing UBL Stock Advantage Fund (Equity Scheme), has received the Management Association of Pakistan’s (MAP) Corporate Excellence Award in the Other Financial Services Category, making us three time winners at the Awards (source: mappk.org). With this, UBL Funds holds its position as the First and Only Asset Management Company in Pakistan to win a Corporate Excellence Award. The Award was received by Mr.

LAWS THAT FOREIGNERS NEED TO KEEP IN MIND WHEN BUYING PROPERTY IN ASIA

KARACHI, 3rd March 2017: In an increasingly globalized world, people are travelling more than ever. Those who travel often consider buying property abroad, many in Asia. However, those wishing to invest in property in other countries should bear in mind local laws and restrictions on acquiring real estate. Are you interested in purchasing a condo in the Philippines? Perhaps a coastal villa in Galle, Sri Lanka? Or maybe a luxury

Tax Amnesty and Pakistan’s Improving  International Reputation

KARACHI, February XX, 2017: On the 6th of December, the Federal government of Pakistan (FBR) approved a one-time tax amnesty scheme giving a unique chance to owners of real estate to make their immovable property good in the eyes of the tax man. But, what impact will this have on the country’s real estate market? The main points of the recently approved tax amnesty are: The buyer of the property